Purchasing Controller

Additions Resourcing
Ebbw Vale
01 Feb 2019
02 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Purchasing Controller

Exciting opportunity to join leading and well established global manufacturer which offers a superb benefits package

The Purchasing Controller will assist the Head of Purchasing in all aspects of the department as required, as and where required. Provide support to achieve improvements throughout the Department. The role will suit a Buyer with a few years experience


Ensure a safe working environment in their area at all times.

Responsible for following housekeeping procedures and storage standards.

Responsible to ensure quality standards are met for raw materials where appropriate

Ensure every effort is made to achieve continuous improvement within your section of responsibility.

To ensure all wastes are disposed of in the correct locations.

Conduct regular Stocktakes in all required department areas.

To liaise with suppliers and support best price negotiations.

Expedite deliveries as and when required

Support the department which will require regular use of a FLT.

Daily computer data entry & Purchase Order administration.

Communicate regularly with Suppliers and other Departments.

Ensure that all raw materials are booked in ‘live’ and at point of delivery

Ensure the availability of MRO supplies.

Sustain and improve the efficiency and the effectiveness of the engineering stores

Obtain samples from prospective suppliers for comparison purposes when appropriate

Word and excel competent

Ensure that acid and caustic deliveries are supervised

Ensure that all purchases meet the requirements

Communicate regularly with Suppliers and other Departments

To cover all other areas of the department as and when required

To undertake any training as deemed necessary

·Purchasing Controller will ensure that all relevant waste streams are managed, controlled and to help support target levels.

·To look continually at ways to reduce waste and improve productivity.

·Must ensure correct waste transfer paperwork is completed as required for registered carriers.

Purchasing Controller £19-22,000+ superb benefits package

Travel to work from Abergavenny, Brecon, Ebbw Vale, Pontypool, Merthyr, Blackwood

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